Articles by: Himanshu Bhurtel

The hidden meaning behind the Colby sweatshirt

The hidden meaning behind the Colby sweatshirt

Wikipedia describes school spirit as  “the sense of identity and community shared by members of an educational institution.” Even without this definition, however, I knew about school spirit in U.S. colleges even before I boarded my airplane to start my freshman year at Colby. When I first began to consider writing an article about the first year experience, school spirit […]

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International Student: Label or Identity?

International Student: Label or Identity?

On Sept. 16 a group of 32 students and two faculty members visited Camp Tracy in Oakland, Maine for an overnight stay as part of the Mix It Up Retreat organised by Colby’s International Club. The theme for this year’s retreat was ‘Pop the Bubble’. The fact that it was organized by Colby’s International Club naturally attracted more international students […]

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